Bear Hunt
Saturday 19 - Wednesday 23 October

We're Going On A Bear Hunt

Autumn Half Term 2019
Children & Families
Saturday 19 October - Sunday 3 November

Autumn Half Term Fun

Special Events
Saturday 9 November - Sunday 10 November


Fully Fashioned
Manuscipts and Special Collections
Friday 6 September - Sunday 1 December

Fully Fashioned

Snow Dragon
Thursday 28 November - Tuesday 31 December

The Snow Dragon

Welcome to the Lakeside Arts website, the University of Nottingham's public arts programme.



Autumn Half Term

Join us for brilliant children's theatre, fun activities, video games, dancing and more... See the full list of half term events here.

Lustre Makers Announced

If you love crafts that are handmade, individual and beautiful, then Lustre is a must for you and we have even more to offer you this year. See this year's makers here.

Celebrating 25 Years of the Djanogly Recital Hall

Our autumn season is particularly auspicious as it marks the 25th anniversary of the Djanogly Recital Hall. Named as one of the ‘top 10 venues for chamber music in the UK’ these concerts celebrate the Recital Hall and extraordinary musicians – internationally renowned professionals, students and teachers – who have performed in it over the years. See what's on to celebrate



Strange Creatures

MishMash Productions

Sunday 27 October, 1pm & 3.30pm

Inspired by the children’s book Beegu written and illustrated by Alexis Deacon, Strange Creatures imaginatively uses singing and chamber music to explore differences, friendships and new understandings in our colourful world.